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Romania 2022: Revolution Race, Bobalna, June 18-19th

The first time I wrote about this race was here: https://wordpress.com/post/runtheworld.blog/1455 This is the second edition, which had an extra touch: an obstacle race on Saturday, then Sunday the train run (5k, 10k, 21 and 42 km) Even though is more than one hour drive to the location, I have chosen to go back and … Continue reading Romania 2022: Revolution Race, Bobalna, June 18-19th

Croatia 2021: Sljemenski marathon, July 18

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOcEhQ-X3fk I'm writting this one year later. Today is the "celebration" of my first spraint ankle, which was the moment when my running mania started to go down. I didn't realize it then, since it was the first time something like that ever happened to me, but from there on I even stopped writing on … Continue reading Croatia 2021: Sljemenski marathon, July 18

Romania 2021: “how to (not) run with sprained ankles” @Faget Tour Fortech, oct 17th

Please let's take a moment for a life lesson =)) This post is not just about how my race went, but about the stubborness of a runner. Let me tell you : even if you feel uninvincible, you too can get hurt. And if you do get hurt, don't underestimate it. The right thing to … Continue reading Romania 2021: “how to (not) run with sprained ankles” @Faget Tour Fortech, oct 17th

Romania 2021: Revolution Race, Bobalna, oct 10th

As they say on the race page: “Revolution Race” is a trail run challenge hosted on the 1437 Bobalna Uprising Hill, in Cluj County, Romania, where, as history tells us, people fought for a better life and working conditions in the Middle Ages.We try to revive the revolutionary spirit trough sports and promote freedom of … Continue reading Romania 2021: Revolution Race, Bobalna, oct 10th

Romania 2021: Baia Mare Half marathon, sept 26th

It's been a long time since my last flat run.. not sure if it's because I like trails more, or just because trails are being organized more often..also because during the pandemic most of the races got cancelled. even this one - should have taken place last year and they rescheduled for this day. My … Continue reading Romania 2021: Baia Mare Half marathon, sept 26th

Romania 2021: MSG Maraton apuseni

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z10W6_7QsDU&ab_channel=SurduDenisa After almost 2 years signing up (before Corona), it finally happened: Apuseni Halfmarathon ! It was my third time, if I remember correctly. Only that this year, the course was on reverse, meaning we had to run straight and downhill 15km, which for me was quite boring. I vote for the "normal" way, but … Continue reading Romania 2021: MSG Maraton apuseni

Romania 2021: Rodnei Sky Race, 3 July

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2frTFKwfY04&t=19s Is my third time participating this race. First time, 2018 for the long course - 26k, second time 2019 for the shorter course - 16k and this year, even though I felt brave enough and signed for the long one again, the weather as so bad that officially they had to cancel the 26k … Continue reading Romania 2021: Rodnei Sky Race, 3 July

Romania 2021: Cross Hoia Fortech, 27 June

Here's a race with a twist: a twisted ankle :))) I've been injured 3 weeks ago and even though I've done everything by the book at first, rest was no longer the answer for me. The pain was still there, but I signed up for this race before the ankle incident, so there was no … Continue reading Romania 2021: Cross Hoia Fortech, 27 June

Romania 2021: Winter Wolf Race Oradea, 14 March

Maybe Winter Race isn't the right way to name this race, since we were running surrounded by spring flowers and bright green wild garlic . Even the trees started to sprout... I'm not complaining though, winter scenary is not my only favourite. I feel better with colorful nature 🙂 Nevertheles, this was another race that … Continue reading Romania 2021: Winter Wolf Race Oradea, 14 March